Environment and Development

Environment and Development: Basic Principles, Human Activities, and Environmental Implications focuses on the adverse impact that human activities, developments, and economic growth have on both natural and inhabited environments. The book presents the associated problems, along with solutions that can be used to achieve a harmonic, sustainable development that provides for the co-existence of man and natural life. Chapters provide detailed information on a range of environments including: atmospheric, aquatic, soil, natural, urban, energy, and extraterrestrial, as well as the relationship between the environment and development. In addition, this comprehensive book presents the latest research findings and trends in global environmental policy for each issue. Offers a discussion of the extraterrestrial environment and waste in earth orbit as one of the distinctive topics of the book Addresses global environmental policy issues and policies Presents tabulated data to support the analysis and explain the issues presented Includes case studies covering many topics of current interest Analyzes environmental issues and proposes solutions grounded in recent research findings Discusses the various interpretations of the development concept as well as alternative pathways to sustainable development

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  • Author : Stavros G. Poulopoulos
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 594 pages
  • ISBN : 044462743X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Environment and Development

Environment and Development
  • Author : Stavros G. Poulopoulos,Vassilis J. Inglezakis
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 May 2016
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Environment and Development: Basic Principles, Human Activities, and Environmental Implications focuses on the adverse impact that human activities, developments, and economic growth have on both natural and inhabited environments. The book presents the associated problems, along with solutions that can be used to achieve a harmonic, sustainable development that provides for the co-existence of man and natural life. Chapters provide detailed information on a range of environments including: atmospheric, aquatic, soil, natural, urban, energy, and extraterrestrial, as well as the

Environment and Sustainable Development

Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Author : Manish K. Verma
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 30 November 2021
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This volume provides a comprehensive account of the linkages between environment and sustainable development in society from an interdisciplinary perspective. With its case studies from across the world, including countries such as India, Australia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, the United States, Croatia, Italy, Brazil, Japan, and Kenya, it explores critical environmental issues concerning energy justice, queer ecology, mountain cultures, incarceration, energy strategies, mining tourism, pollution control mechanisms, social impacts of oil and gas production, contract farming, gender mainstreaming, climate change,

Environmental Sustainability and Development in Organizations

Environmental Sustainability and Development in Organizations
  • Author : Clara Ines Pardo Martinez,Alexander Cotte Poveda
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 21 May 2021
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This book aims to analyze contexts and perspectives in the relationships between environmental sustainability, human development and organizations. The book combines different scientific approaches for enhancing our understanding of environmental sustainability, development economics and evaluate what the actual conditions in emerging economies are and how developing new process could improve the well-being of developing countries. Employing a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach, the authors work to determine the main related factors and outcomes of the relationship between challenges and new strategies

Environment and Development

Environment and Development
  • Author : K. R. Shanmugam,K. S. Kavi Kumar
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications India
  • Release : 26 January 2016
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Grounded in current issues and constraints, this book focuses on valuing environmental degradation, green economic growth, trade–environment linkage, climate change, health outcome efficiency and public works programmes. Can the ‘impressive’ growth rates registered by the Indian economy last in the long run? If so, are they inclusive of the key dimensions of well-being? Can the balance between India’s demand for and supply of natural capital make the country an ecological debtor? This volume, in honour of Professor U.

Energy, Environment and Development

Energy, Environment and Development
  • Author : José Goldemberg,Oswaldo Lucon
  • Publisher : Earthscan
  • Release : 25 May 2022
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The relationship between energy and the environment has been the basis of many studies over the years, as has the relationship between energy and development, yet both of these approaches may produce distortions. In the first edition of this book, Professor Goldemberg pioneered the study of all three elements in relation to one another. With contributions from Oswaldo Lucon, this second edition has been expanded and updated to cover how energy is related to the major challenges of sustainability faced

Learning, Environment and Sustainable Development

Learning, Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Author : William Scott,Paul Vare
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 November 2020
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This book is an introduction to the long history of human learning, the environment and sustainable development – about our struggles with the natural world: first for survival, then for dominance, currently for self-preservation, and in future perhaps, even for long-term, mutually beneficial co-existence. It charts the long arc of human–environment relationships through the specific lens of human learning, putting on record many of the people, ideas and events that have contributed, often unwittingly, to the global movement for sustainable

Environment and Development

Environment and Development
  • Author : Antonio Augusto Rossotto Ioris
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 25 May 2022
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This book will provide a comprehensive overview of emerging challenges facing different social groups, policy-makers and the international community related to economic growth, social development and environmental change, social inclusion and regional development. The book will undertake a critical assessment of the tensions associated with the failures of mainstream regulatory approaches and impacts of social and economic policies whilst widening the discussion on the interface between the expansion of the socio-environmental demands, equity and justice. These are crucial challenges, of

The Routledge Handbook of Development and Environment

The Routledge Handbook of Development and Environment
  • Author : Brent McCusker,Waquar Ahmed,Maano Ramutsindela,Patricia Solís
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 November 2021
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The handbook seeks to illuminate the key concepts in the study of development-environment through showcasing some of the Majoritarian (formerly "Developing") world’s emerging scholars in order to explore theoretical connections through critical/radical theory, “small” theory, various conceptual frameworks, and non-Western and subaltern viewpoints. The volume examines the themes around the study of the relationship between economic and social development and the environment. Part 1 covers theoretical and conceptual approaches to the study of development and environment by examining the

Development, Environment and Migration

Development, Environment and Migration
  • Author : S. Irudaya Rajan,Debabrata Baral
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 17 May 2020
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This book brings the discourses around social justice and sustainable development back into focus by looking at India’s mining sector and the state’s frameworks for economic development. The chapters in this volume analyse mining practices in the mineral-rich areas of eastern India through various case studies and highlight their immense human and environmental costs. This volume critically analyses selected mining projects in India that have resulted in large-scale displacements, impoverishment and environmental degradation. It identifies the gaps in

Green Development

Green Development
  • Author : Bill Adams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 July 2008
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The concept of sustainability lies at the core of the challenge of environment and development and the way governments, business and environmental groups respond to it. Green Development provides a clear and coherent analysis of sustainable development in both theory and practice. This third edition retains the clear and powerful argument of previous editions, but has been updated to reflect advances in ideas and changes in international policy. Greater attention has been given to political ecology, environmental risk and the

Defining Sustainable Development for Our Common Future

Defining Sustainable Development for Our Common Future
  • Author : Iris Borowy
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 December 2013
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The UN World Commission on Environment and Development, chaired by former Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland, alerted the world to the urgency of making progress toward economic development that could be sustained without depleting natural resources or harming the environment. Written by an international group of politicians, civil servants and experts on the environment and development, the Brundtland Report changed sustainable development from a physical notion to one based on social, economic and environmental issues. This book positions the

Global Development and the Environment

Global Development and the Environment
  • Author : Joel Darmstadter
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 March 2016
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In preparation for the United Nation’s Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992, this study aimed to detail enduring environmental issues that might or might not have been considered at the conference. Originally published earlier that year, Global Development and the Environment questions the compatibility of goals for environmental protection, natural resource consequences and economic growth in relation to sustainability with essays on important topics such as biodiversity, agriculture and population issues. This title will

Environment and Sustainable Development

Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Author : M.H. Fulekar,Bhawana Pathak,R K Kale
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 04 October 2013
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Global society in the 21st century is facing challenges of improving the quality of air, water, soil and the environment and maintaining the ecological balance. Environmental pollution, thus, has become a major global concern. The modern growth of industrialization, urbanization, modern agricultural development and energy generation has resulted in the indiscriminate exploitation of natural resources for fulfilling human desires and needs, which has contributed in disturbing the ecological balance on which the quality of our environment depends. Human beings, in